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[movies]Consumers Want to Know (Part II) - Vavin, Inc.
Inside the testing labs of Consumers Union, publisher of Consumer Reports.
Keywords: Consumerism
Downloads: 3,260 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Consumers Want to Know (Part I) - Vavin, Inc.
Inside the testing labs of Consumers Union, publisher of Consumer Reports.
Keywords: Consumerism
Downloads: 6,636 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]To Market, To Market (Part I) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Proliferation of outdoor advertising billboards through Chicago and the methods of analyzing potential advertising sites. This part explains the strategy behind the placement of outdoor media.
Keywords: Advertising: Outdoor; Chicago; Consumerism
Downloads: 10,598 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Egg and Us, The - Enos (Brandt) Associates
Convinces Americans of the strength of their economy and urges them to support their government and help pay off the national deby by purchasing U.S. Savings Bonds. Animation: Pelican Films. Original Story and Narration: John R. (?). Special Effects: Vicoart Inc. Music: Robert Velase(?). Creative Guidance: Martin E. Miller of the U.S. Treasury Department.
Keywords: Economics; Patriotism; Consumerism
Downloads: 4,689 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]Consuming Women (Women as Consumers) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Strange, highly generalized portrait of the American woman consumer.
Keywords: Consumerism; Gender roles
Downloads: 26,035 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(12 reviews)
[movies]Have I Told You Lately That I Love You? - University of Southern Califonia (student film)
Imaginative film showing how automatic gadgets in homes and workplaces alienate people from one another.
Keywords: Technology: Critiques; Automation; Consumerism
Downloads: 1,646,367 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(13 reviews)
[movies]To Market, To Market (Part II) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Proliferation of outdoor advertising billboards through Chicago and the methods of analyzing potential advertising sites. This part, shot in Kodachrome, contains a tour of Chicago's streets showing outdoor advertising.
Keywords: Advertising: Outdoor; Chicago; Consumerism
Downloads: 9,152 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Miracles From Agriculture - U.S. Department of Agriculture
Presents today's supermarkets as the showplaces of agriculture; discusses methods of improvement in the growing, handling, processing, and shipping of food products.
Keywords: Agriculture: Food industry; Consumerism
Downloads: 8,629 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]International Moves the Browns to Sterling Street - Handy (Jam) Organization
Motivational film for International Silver salespeople describing how installment buying has made silver tableware available to a broad range of consumers.
Keywords: Consumerism; Marriage; Sales: Training
Downloads: 5,406 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]Television Commercials (1950s-1960s) - Various
Examples of broadcast advertising from the 1950s and 1960s.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Consumerism
Downloads: 141,155 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(32 reviews)
[movies]Word to the Wives, A - Telamerica, Inc.
How two women trick a husband into buying a new kitchen.
Keywords: Consumerism; Gender roles
Downloads: 36,130 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(13 reviews)
[movies]Visit to Santa, A - Williams (Clem) Films
Santa Claus rides in a parade and walks kids through a relentless department-store Christmas display. Filmed in Pittsburgh.
Keywords: Christmas; Santa Claus; Consumerism
Downloads: 56,565 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(50 reviews)
[movies]In the Suburbs - On Film, Inc.
Thoughtfully made advertising sales promo film extolling 1950s suburbanites as citizens and consumers.
Keywords: Suburbia; Cold War; Consumerism
Downloads: 75,127 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(23 reviews)
[movies]American Women: Partners in Research - Holland-Wegman Productions
Describes the market research undertaken by Corning Glass Works prior to marketing a coffeemaker.
Keywords: Market research; Gender roles; Consumerism
Downloads: 7,615 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(9 reviews)
[movies]Frigidaire Finale 1957 - Handy (Jam) Organization
Couple dances through an array of new "Sheer Look" washers, dryers, ranges and refrigerators.
Keywords: Consumerism; Appliances: Sales; Gender roles
Downloads: 15,580 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(11 reviews)
[movies]Living Pages - Loucks & Norling Studios
Portrait of the readers of McCall's magazine (housewives) and their lives and desires.
Keywords: Media: Magazines; Gender roles; Consumerism
Downloads: 5,410 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Nonesuch Coffee Ad - Unknown
Screen ad for Nonesuch Coffee, featuring "Movie Week" special.
Keywords: Advertising: Screen ads; Coffee; Consumerism
Downloads: 21,259 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Pearl of the Orient - Handy (Jam) Organization / Premiere Productions, Manila, Philippines
Coca-Cola's presence in Philippine culture.
Keywords: Philippines; Coca-Cola Company; Consumerism
Downloads: 14,888 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]From Dawn to Sunset (Part III) - Handy (Jam) Organization
This classic example of "capitalist realism" depicts a day in the life of Chevrolet workers in the U.S., while attempting to convince them that their own fortunes were inextricably linked to the fortunes of General Motors.
Keywords: Labor: 1930s; Consumerism; Automobiles: Manufacturing
Downloads: 7,519 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]From Dawn to Sunset (Part I) - Handy (Jam) Organization
This classic example of "capitalist realism" depicts a day in the life of Chevrolet workers in the U.S., while attempting to convince them that their own fortunes were inextricably linked to the fortunes of General Motors.
Keywords: Labor: 1930s; Consumerism; Automobiles: Manufacturing
Downloads: 12,661 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]Financing the American Family - Chicago Film Laboratory, Inc.
How the Household Finance Corporation helps working families with installment loans during the Depression.
Keywords: Economics; Consumerism; Great Depression (1930s)
Downloads: 7,783 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Classic Television Commercials (Part II) - Various
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Consumerism; Advertising: History
Downloads: 61,199 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Once Upon a Honeymoon - Fairbanks (Jerry) Productions
Delightful musical made to promote color telephones as a decorator accessory in the home.
Keywords: Communication: Telephone; Consumerism; Houses and homes
Downloads: 51,468 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(29 reviews)
[movies]American Thrift (Part I) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Expansive tribute to the "Woman American," her thrifty purchasing habits, and the American system of mass production.
Keywords: Consumerism; Gender roles; Families: 1960s
Downloads: 17,462 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Front Line, The - Niles (Fred) Communications Centers, Inc.
How to be an effective supermarket checker.
Keywords: Consumerism; Agriculture: Food industry; Occupations: Retail
Downloads: 27,346 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(10 reviews)
[movies]American Thrift (Part II) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Expansive tribute to the "Woman American," her thrifty purchasing habits, and the American system of mass production.
Keywords: Consumerism; Gender roles; Families: 1960s
Downloads: 13,309 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Classic Television Commercials (Part VIII) - Various
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Consumerism; Advertising: History
Downloads: 44,173 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(9 reviews)
[movies]Classic Television Commercials (Part III) - Various
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Consumerism; Advertising: History
Downloads: 67,883 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(12 reviews)
[movies]Classic Television Commercials (Part VI) - Various
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Consumerism; Advertising: History
Downloads: 38,383 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]From Dawn to Sunset (Part II) - Handy (Jam) Organization
This classic example of "capitalist realism" depicts a day in the life of Chevrolet workers in the U.S., while attempting to convince them that their own fortunes were inextricably linked to the fortunes of General Motors.
Keywords: Labor: 1930s; Consumerism; Automobiles: Manufacturing
Downloads: 11,574 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Classic Television Commercials (Part V) - Various
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Consumerism; Advertising: History
Downloads: 51,292 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(15 reviews)
[movies]Classic Television Commercials (Part VII) - Various
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Consumerism; Advertising: History
Downloads: 21,893 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Classic Television Commercials (Part IV) - Various
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Consumerism; Advertising: History
Downloads: 44,907 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(8 reviews)
[movies]Classic Television Commercials (Part I) - Various
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Consumerism; Advertising: History
Downloads: 206,848 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(13 reviews)
[movies]Shopping Can Be Fun: A New Concept in Merchandising - Kelley (George H.)
How the Hillsdale Shopping Center in San Mateo, California increased traffic with a sophisticated program of advertising and promotion. Excellent footage of stores and shoppers in an upscale suburb. Some footage from this film was used in IN THE SUBURBS. Producer and Photographer: George H. Kelley. Kodachrome.
Keywords: Consumerism; Shopping centers; San Francisco Bay Area: San Mateo County
Downloads: 14,602 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(9 reviews)
[movies]Film Mystery, A (Dreft Screen Ad) - Unknown
Screen ad for Dreft detergent, featuring an unconvincing demonstration.
Keywords: Advertising: Screen ads; Houses and homes: Kitchens; Consumerism
Downloads: 34,805 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Looking Ahead Through Plexiglas A

Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Materials: Plastics; Engineering
Downloads: 2,084 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]American Fashion and Department Stores: The Pro-Mass Production View (Part II)
Presumably a sponsored film commissioned by Montgomery Ward, but no further information is available since the title and end credits are missing. A recreation of a marketing class where the history of mass production is discussed as it relates to the department store industry (with a heavy focus on Montgomery Ward's history). Full version available at: http://www.archive.org/details/american_fashion_dept 0648 PA8725 Unidentified: American Fashion and Department Stores: The Pro-Mass Production Vi...
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Economics; Shopping Centers
Downloads: 2,035
[movies]American Fashion and Department Stores: The Pro-Mass Production View
Presumably a sponsored film commissioned by Montgomery Ward, but no further information is available since the title and end credits are missing. A recreation of a marketing class where the history of mass production is discussed as it relates to the department store industry (with a heavy focus on Montgomery Ward's history). 0648 PA8725 [Unidentified: American Fashion and Department Stores: The Pro-Mass Production View] 16 Koda print; no main title; 0:22:05
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Economics; Shopping Centers
Downloads: 3,280 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Opportunities Unlimited - Transfilm
Presented by LIFE and Fortune Magazines, an animated economic overview of the rise of the "middle income consumer." Directed by Steve Muffatti,animated by Ben Farish, Bill Hudson, Keith Robinson, and Howard Smith. Produced by Transfilm. 0661 PA8718 Opportunities Unlimited 16 Koda comp print;
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Economics; Animation: Advertising
Downloads: 5,261 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]American Fashion and Department Stores: The Pro-Mass Production View (Part I)
0648 PA8725 Unidentified: American Fashion and Department Stores: The Pro-Mass Production View
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Economics; Shopping Centers
Downloads: 3,428 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Carving Magic
Sponsored film from Swift and Company about how to accurately carve meat. 0657 PA8663 Carving Magic 16 Eastman comp RP
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Food Industry: Meat
Downloads: 12,226 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Quality Control in Modern Merchandising (Part I) - Handy (Jam) Organization
JC Penney Company, Inc. produced sponsored film about textiles and quality control. 0554 PA8308 Quality Control in Modern Merchandising 022.08
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Textile Industry; Occupations: Retail
Downloads: 2,573 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Quality Control in Modern Merchandising (Part II) - Handy (Jam) Organization
JC Penney Company, Inc. produced sponsored film about textiles and quality control. 0554 PA8308 Quality Control in Modern Merchandising 022.08
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Textile Industry; Occupations: Retail
Downloads: 2,433 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Sound And The Story - Handy (Jam) Organization
RCA Victor presents Sound and the Story, copyright Radio Corporation of America
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Media: Phonograph; Perception: Sound
Downloads: 24,467 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Time For Coffee - William J. Ganz Company
Title card: This film was made possible by the cooperation of: The A&P Coffee Division and the Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Agriculture: Food Industry; Beverage Industry; Coffee
Downloads: 4,995 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Thrill Driver's Choice - Chevrolet Motor Division
Chevrolet Action Release No. 2: Thrill Drivers' Choice 0556 PA8282 Thrill Driver's Choice
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Automobiles: Design And Manufacturing; Automobiles: Advertising; Stunts
Downloads: 6,502 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]A Report To Home Builders - Handy (Jam) Organization
A presentation of Stran-Steel Division, Great Lakes Steel Corporation
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Metals: Steel; Houses and Homes: Buildings; World War II: Postwar Issues
Downloads: 6,884 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Science and Agriculture: The Soy Bean - Erpi Classroom Films Inc.
Describes the interdependence of science and agriculture in modern life. Explains how the soy bean was cultivated in China and then introduced in the United States. Describes the plant's characteristics and its value to soil conservation. Produced by Erpi Classroom Films, Inc. in collaboration with W.L. Burlison, Ph.D, University of Illinois.
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Agriculture: Food Industry; Agriculture: Farms and Farming
Downloads: 3,712 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
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